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Plant Operator

Cargill Batavia Full-Time
$18.00/ hour
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Choose Cargill and take the opportunity to move your career forward! You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. Join Cargill today!

Why Choose Cargill?

  • Receive competitive pay + incentive program and overtime!
  • Job Growth Opportunities
  • Comprehensive Training
  • Cargill offers a great benefits package to help you thrive, which includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Holidays and Vacations and much more!

A typical day as an Equipment Operator:

  • Run multiple pieces of equipment, i.e., batching mixers, pellet mills, grinders, grain cleaners; receives ingredients by truck and rail, monitors ingredients inventory levels.
  • Manufacture products to ensure that they meet specifications, and HACCP requirements.
  • Run Logics Real-time equipment. Schedule production based on customer demands. (Mixer)
  • Schedule runs per FDA guidelines.
  • Safety - responsible for safety of themselves and teammates.
  • Maintain and improve facility standard.

Ideal Candidate Qualifications:

  • Must be eligible to work in the Unites States without visa sponsorship
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves, shoveling, pounding with hammer and work in confined spaces.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
  • Must be able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.
  • Ability to work in elevated areas
  • Must be able to operate heavy equipment/machinery
  • Must be able to read/write English
  • High School diploma or Equivalent
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to work overtime, holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts
  • Prior experience in production related work

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Skills required

Preventive Maintenance
Perform Repair
Maintain Equipment
Heavy Equipment
Operate Plant Equipment
Repair Mechanical Equipment
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Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

Whatever job you're looking for, you can probably find it at Cargill. Our diverse partnership across a variety of industries mean countless career opportunities for you. It's your choice, it's your future and you can make it happen at Cargill.

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